Women of AWA

“If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” -African Proverb 

Board Officers

Chair: Florence Orionzi





Country of Origin: Uganda
Affiliation: Apollo High School
Languages: Lugbara, English,
can understand some Swahili

Vice Chair: Beth Gathetu





Country of Origin: Kenya
Affiliations: Catholic Charities
Languages: Kikuyu, Swahili, English,
some Kenyan and American Sign Language



Board Members at Large

Eunice Adjei






Country of Origin: Ghana
Affiliations: Adom LLC, Regional Human Rights
Commission, Human Service Council, Midwest
Oromo Community, Community Anti-Racism
Education Initiative
Languages: English, Twi, Fante